Orlando, FL

Oct. 18-20

 

 

BOOTH

MOEMS Booth

PERSONNEL
Nicholas J. Restivo Dorothy Hess Dennis Mulhearn
DAY/DATE
Wed. - Fri. Oct. 18-20

 

SPEAKER

Nicholas Restivo

GRADES
6 - 8
DAY/DATE/TIME
Fri. Oct 20 8:00 - 9:15 am
TITLE
Building a Box to Promote Geometry Concepts and their Understanding
DESCRIPTION

Construct a box from a used greeting card. Give your students a better understanding of geometry terms and the nuances of definitions involved with quadrilaterals and other polygons. Deliver an in-depth understanding of the relationships among perimeter, area, and volume. Ratios and proportions are explored and utilized to make predictions

 

 

 


As an excellent source for many additional problems we highly recommend the following books:

For a text to teach math problem solving techniques, we recommend the classic: